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The Redwood Cafe

Swan lane Open Space | Swan Lane, London N20 0PR, England
+44 7931 514055
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Mar 2017
“The Suggestion of Lazy Afternoons as Spring Comes On”
12 Jun 2016
“Another good reason for going to the park”
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Cafe, Fast food, Healthy
Swan lane Open Space | Swan Lane, London N20 0PR, England
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

I made it to this location on the back of persistent recommendations of a friend. Located in a residential area off the main road to Whetstone, the Redwood Cafe finds itself in the smallest of what the local council, Barnet, describes as its sixteen premier...More

Thank LES N
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I didn't know this place existed until a friend told me about it recently and now it's a real favourite. Swan Lane park is lovely anyway but this cafe completes it. The food is really nice and very good value and it is so family-friendly...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 8 June 2016

You would not come across this unless you knew it was here. A lovely park with a lovely café run by friendly and welcoming people. Good food. Good value. Quiet and serene, big enough for a good stretch. There is a playground in the park....More

Thank brianbluebird
Reviewed 7 August 2015

My only reservation is that I find the food a bit to right on girly type food. Not enough bite for a bloke to get his teeth into, but in every other aspect we really like it. Coffee is good soups great and the ambiance...More

1  Thank Sappermajor
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I had visited Redwood Cafe before, but it was a bit of a rush, so I took my 19 month old son there yesterday to play in the park and then have lunch at the cafe. The cafe is run by (I think?) Leo, and...More

Thank Stew13London
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This is an excellent café in a lovely little park. The food and coffees are delicious, service is brilliant. Very child and dog walker friendly. Seating inside and outside. The cakes are the best in all of Finchley.

1  Thank DorsetKentDream
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Such beautiful food -- in a café-- in a modest but very nice park--- Yesterday we popped in for a coffee and cake and boy what a cake. Leo's mother is a cake maker extraordinaire... seriously good.

1  Thank the_finchley_lees
Reviewed 25 January 2015

What a fantastic gem of a place. The owner, Leo, is a kind warm and generally lovely man. He is also a fantastic chef, and is imaginative and practical with the cuisine he services. The food is fresh and delicious and the place is well...More

1  Thank Sam A
Reviewed 30 November 2014

A great local cafe in a park. Good food, coffee OK always busy at Weekends. Very friendly. My wife loves it - I would prefer to see some more 'masculine' choices on the menu. Goats cheese is all very well but...... :-) Otherwise I would...More

Thank Q w
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Stopped here while out walking our dog. The goats cheese, caramelised onion and salad sandwich was very tasty. The guy recommended the courgette and lime cake..... Wow! It was great, home made and fresh. Coffee is very good too. Reasonably priced and a lovely park...More

1  Thank tiggerbabes12342016
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swan lane Open Space | Swan Lane, London N20 0PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 7931 514055
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